Press Releases

Class of 2021 is one of largest, most accomplished in Bryant history

Approximately 900 first-year students will join the Bryant community this fall. The Class of 2021 excels in academic achievement and community service experience.


Bryant University is Making News

Bryant's innovative education and world-class faculty are in the news. Here are the latest highlights.


Investing in Innovative Teaching through Faculty Innovation Grants

Faculty Innovation Grants are awarded for new initiatives that represent “a true bold innovation in how we educate our students." Announcing the 2017-2018 recipients.


Ray Fogarty to serve on Brookings panel on manufacturing policy

In a panel moderated by Washington Post reporter Ana Swanson, Fogarty will share his perspective on manufacturing under the current administration.


Board of Trustees announces speakers and honorary degree recipients for 154th Commencement

GE Chief Executive Jeffrey R. Immelt will deliver the Commencement keynote address on May 20. Gary E. Furtado, CEO of Navigant Credit Union, will speak at the Graduate School ceremony on May 18.


U.S.-China Institute receives federal grant to offer summer Chinese language and culture program

Now in its 11th year at Bryant, the program has benefited 601 middle school and high school students and 277 high school teachers from around the country.


Tiffany Venmahavong '17 named Fulbright Scholar

The award places her in "an elite club of excellence" and recognizes her "extraordinary career potential,” says director of Bryant Scholars.


U.S. News editor Robert Schlesinger will keynote Bryant’s Research and Engagement Day April 12

The respected author, reporter, and editor will talk with students about reporting in the current political environment, journalistic responsibility, and scholarship in opinion writing.


Inaugural class of Bryant physician assistants will graduate March 25

Nitin Damle, M.D., president of American College of Physicians, will address the 29 students who will receive the M.S.P.A.S. and take the Hippocratic Oath.


Bachelor of Science in Data Science launches this fall at Bryant University

The program integrates statistics, applied analytics, information technology, machine learning, and big data processing to meet a growing demand for data scientists.


Summit names Vistaprint CEO New England Businesswoman of Year

Women’s Summit® Director Kati Machtley praises Trynka Shineman's "innovative spirit, global perspective, and visionary leadership."


Bryant professors working with Chinese colleagues solve fossil puzzle

Profs. Qin Leng and Hong Yang used used advanced biotechnology techniques to discover the mechanism of this rare preservation of biomolecules.